Jennifer Skuja , Mary Patterson, and Gordon Love. This presentation will tell you about Ireland, and its culture..... . G ENERAL COUNTRY INFORMATION. IRELAND. IRELAND.
This presentation will tell you about Ireland, and its culture.....
Population: The population of Ireland is approximately 6.4 million. Just under 4.6 million live in the Republic of Ireland and just over 1.8 million live in Northern Ireland. http://en.wikipedia.org
Capital City: the capital city of Ireland is Dublin City
Continent:Ireland is part of the continent of Europe, and is an island off the western coast of mainland Europe. wiki.answers.com
Banks:Banking hours are generally 10:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday. Some banks are open on Saturday.
ATM (cash) machines are located at most banks and accept most credit and debit cards.
Credit Cards: Any credit cards that bear the Visa, MasterCard or American Express symbol will be widely accepted
in Ireland. Visitors with other cards should ask in advance or check if that card is on display where they wish to use it.
Traveller’s Cheques: Traveller’s Cheques are no longer widely accepted currency on the island of Ireland.
Currency Conversion: The following link is a currency conversion webpage that will help you convert
A Canadian dollar amount into Euros, (which are used in The Republic of Ireland), or from Canadian into Irish Pounds
(which are used in Northern Ireland).
click here for currency convertor
Ireland’s trade has been the reason for the nation’s prosperity.
Foreign companies, such as Apple, Microsoft, IBM, and Intel, have kept the exports alive through their wide range of products.
The main exported commodities are: machinery, equipment, computers, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and animal products. www.economywatch.com
Ireland’s exports partners include:
* USA * UK * Belgium * Germany * France * Spain
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Women generally shake hands. Kisses on the cheeks are common if you know the person well. If you are greeting someone you are close to, then a hug is acceptable.Man greeting Woman:
Irish prefer modest and conservative business attire
Gift-giving customs for business:
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Ireland. And it’s culture
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